Re: doctype placement

From: Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor (roconnor@wronski.math.uwaterloo.ca)
Date: Mon, Jul 26 1999


Date: Mon, 26 Jul 1999 20:27:05 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor" <roconnor@wronski.math.uwaterloo.ca>
To: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.3.95q.990726202546.10613A-100000@wronski.math.uwaterloo.ca>
Subject: Re: doctype placement 

On Mon, 26 Jul 1999, Liam Quinn wrote:

> This has the unfortunate side effect of allowing unrecognized DOCTYPEs to
> go by without an error message while SP assumes HTML4.dtd.

Sorry, I don't fully understand this.  Can you give some examples to
illustrate this?

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